The first three books in the dark and twist-filled Emily Swanson series.
"Spellbinding...Hair-raising scenes that had me on the edge of my seat." - Readers Favorite
Disgraced teacher Emily Swanson has come to London to rebuild her shattered life. But trouble has a way of finding Emily and soon she finds herself embroiled in a series of shocking crimes and deadly mysteries. There's only one way to save herself—and that's by saving others.
When troubled nurse Alina mysteriously vanishes, it is believed that she has escaped an unhappy marriage. Then teacher Emily Swanson moves into the woman's vacated home. Emily's life is in ruins and London is meant to be a fresh start, but when she learns about the missing nurse, curiosity drives her to investigate.
As Emily follows a trail of disturbing clues, she soon becomes convinced that Alina is the victim of a brutal crime. Worse still, she is not the only one to have disappeared...
Emily Swanson has stared death in the face and survived. But the emotional scars she's been left with run deep. Desperate to recover she visits an isolated woodland retreat called Meadow Pines. With no phones or Internet it seems like the perfect escape. Until one of the guests is found dead.
At first it appears to be a tragic suicide. But when help mysteriously fails to arrive and accusations start flying, Emily begins to fear she and her companions are trapped in the middle of nowhere with a deranged killer...
Unofficial private investigator Emily Swanson knows how it feels to lose everything. Which is why she can't say no when a grieving widow turns to her for help. Diane's environmentalist husband drowned in the River Thames. Believing his death was no accident, she wants Emily to find out the truth.
At first it seems like an open and shut case. Then Emily investigates the chemicals company that the dead man worked for and makes a shocking discovery...
***Also included: an exclusive bonus Emily Swanson short story.***
If you like gripping suspense, thrilling twists you won't see coming, and a damaged but determined heroine, you'll love these dark tales of murder, mystery and redemption.
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About the Author
Malcolm Richards writes mystery suspense fiction focusing on everyday people placed in extraordinary circumstances.
Born in Cornwall in 1974, Malcolm has worked as a reading recovery teacher, a nurture group leader teaching children with complex behavioural and emotional needs, and as a teacher of creative writing.
Malcolm lives and writes in South East London.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
You will fall in love with Emily and want to protect and cherish her. She is a very unlikely hero and often finds herself in difficult even life threatening situations. The twists and turns of her story are delightful while at the same time keep you on the edge of your seat. These are books you will burn the midnight oil to finish. I highly recommend each of these books to the reader who loves adventure and mystery. Malcom Richard's truly knows how to weave a tale.